This consolidated practice experience provides students the opportunity to apply theoretical knowledge in the optical workplace with a focus on eyeglasses. Students receive exposure to the day-to-day operations of the workplace as well as practical experience in professional behaviour, patient care and instrumentation under the direct supervision of an optician, optometrist or ophthalmologist. This practice experience allows students to build on knowledge and skills gained in terms one and two.
Course code: OPTC 1250
Length: 120.0 hours
PrerequisitesOPTC 1210, OPTC 1220, OPTC 1230, OPTC 1240.
* Fees are approximate and subject to change. Students are required to pay any applicable fee increases. Fees listed are for domestic students. For international programs, visit VCC International.
† This information is intended as a guideline only. Program and course details are subject to change with the approval of VCC's Board of Governors.